Fundus of gallbladder

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Fundus of gallbladder
Gall bladder
Latin fundus vesicae biliaris
Dorlands/Elsevier f_17/12380946

The fundus of gallbladder is the portion of the gallbladder which lies the farthest from the cystic duct.

It is covered with peritoneum.

A traditional cholecystectomy is most commonly performed from the infundibulum to the fundus.[1]


  1. Neri V, Ambrosi A, Fersini A, Tartaglia N, Valentino TP (2007). "Antegrade dissection in laparoscopic cholecystectomy". JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons / Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons. 11 (2): 225–8. PMID 17761085.

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